Community Programs

Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Are you looking for a tangible way to make your community more inclusive of resettled refugees and new immigrants? How can communities support newcomers while their English and/or French language skills are developing?   The We Speak Translate project is a first of its kind collaboration...


Youth program gives trades students a head start - Sask. Youth Apprentice Program (SYA)

Youth program gives trades students a head start - Sask. Youth Apprentice Program (SYA)

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

In many trade projects, the key to success is having a solid foundation. The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has adopted this philosophy when it comes to developing the next generation of skilled trades workers.   3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Post  by...


Have you had a baby recently?  Call or email to have a Welcome Wagon visit

Have you had a baby recently? Call or email to have a Welcome Wagon visit

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Have you had a new baby in the past year?   Welcome Wagon Baby Programs provide:   small gifts from local civic minded businesses   valuable information at this special time in your life   A Welcome Wagon Representative would like to bring you a FREE gift package. In Regina, register...


Apprenticeship - You’re hired SATCC: Building a certified workforce in Saskatchewan

Apprenticeship - You’re hired SATCC: Building a certified workforce in Saskatchewan

Posted in Community Programs

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has always promoted the benefits of hiring and training apprentices. 3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Post PHOTOS: SATCC  Apprenticeship isn’t the only pathway to certification as a journeyperson. Experienced tradespeople...


Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers  - Thursday at 9am

Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers - Thursday at 9am

Responding to Early Childhood Education and Care Needs of Children of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Europe and North America - Migration Policy Institute   Thursday, APRIL 12, 2018 - 9 am Central time - Regina 11:00 A.M. ET (New York, D.C.) / 8:00 A.M. PT (San Francisco)/ 5:00 P.M. CET...


Welcome Wagon would like to Welcome you to Regina!

Welcome Wagon would like to Welcome you to Regina!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Are you new to the neighbourhood (1 year or less in Regina) and looking for assistance in finding your way around town? Do you know someone who is new to the community and would appreciate finding out more?     Welcome Wagon has been greeting newcomers to communities since 1930.  Upon...


Request for input from French-speaking parents of young children

Request for input from French-speaking parents of young children

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

The Francophone Support Centre for Families and Children has asked for feedback to aid in their program development.  If you are a French-speaking parent with a baby or small children, please contact the Centre with your ideas!     The request - in both English and French, is below - together...


Bridging Borders - New Documentary Program developed in Saskatchewan!  Stories about sponsoring refugees

Bridging Borders - New Documentary Program developed in Saskatchewan! Stories about sponsoring refugees

For a number of months, MCC Saskatchewan has been working on an exciting documentary project with Wavelength Entertainment. The six-part series, entitled Bridging Borders, debuted on City TV Saskatchewan on February 26th with future episodes to be aired in the coming weeks.  MCC...


English skills for adult ESL Learners  - at the Library!

English skills for adult ESL Learners - at the Library!

Posted in Community Programs

Work with an experienced volunteer ESL tutor to practice and improve your English reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Participants must be Regina residents. Maximum of 12 participants. Drop-in Program  Albert St Branch: mâmawêyatitân centre - 3355 6th Ave.,Regina SK,...


Did you know?...World Education Services - Free information about educational options and credential recognition

Did you know?...World Education Services - Free information about educational options and credential recognition

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

About WES  We are a non-profit organization dedicated to helping international students and professionals achieve their educational and professional goals in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1974, we evaluate and advocate for the recognition of international education qualifications.  ...